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  1. a male given name, form of Andrew.
  2. a female given name, form of Andrea.
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Historical Examples

  • Andy sighed at the thought of stealing through the great halls within.

  • "He had a gun shoved into the hollow of his throat," said Andy.

  • Andy turned in the saddle and grinned back at the followers.

  • Looking back, Andy saw a rifle pitch to the shoulder of the deputy.

  • Moreover, Andy watched, and when the pairs halted he made the pinto weave.

Word Origin and History for andy


familiar shortening of masc. proper name Andrew (q.v.).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

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